Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


  Rhynchospora capitellata (Michx.) Vahl image
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Emmet J. Judziewicz
Family Cyperaceae
Rhynchospora capitellata (Michx.) Vahl
brownish beak sedge, clustered beak-rush
Rhynchospora: Greek for "nose" or "beak," referring to the beak-like tubercle
capitellata: Latin meaning "in heads"
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Status: Native
Plant: perennial sedge
(Glossary)

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Synonyms 
Phaeocephalum glomeratum (L.) House var. minus (Britton) Farw.
Rhynchospora capitellata (Michx.) Vahl f. capitellata
Rhynchospora capitellata (Michx.) Vahl f. discutiens (C.B.Clarke) Gale
Rhynchospora capitellata (Michx.) Vahl var. discutiens (C.B.Clarke) S.F.Blake
Rhynchospora capitellata (Michx.) Vahl var. leptocarpa (Chapm. ex Britton) S.F.Blake
Rhynchospora capitellata (Michx.) Vahl var. minor (Britton) S.F.Blake
Rhynchospora glomerata (L.) Vahl var. capitellata (Michx.) Kük.
Rhynchospora glomerata (L.) Vahl var. capitellata (Michx.) Kük. f. discutiens (C.B.Clarke) Kük.
Rhynchospora glomerata (L.) Vahl var. discutiens C.B.Clarke
Rhynchospora glomerata (L.) Vahl var. leptocarpa Chapm. ex Britton
Rhynchospora glomerata (L.) Vahl var. minor Britton f. discutiens (C.B.Clarke) Fernald
Rhynchospora glomerata (L.) Vahl var. minor Britton
Rhynchospora leptocarpa (Chapm. ex Britton) Small
Schoenus capitellatus Michx.

         
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